Johns Hopkins University’s High School FIlm Contest and Festival rewards the most exciting work by high school filmmakers. We are committed to finding the filmmakers of tomorrow, bringing them to Baltimore, and showcasing their work on the main screen at the historic Parkway Theatre. We offer cash prizes for best of the festival, Best Comedic Short, Best Dramatic Short, Best Documentary SHort, best animated short, and Best Experimental Short. We also offer a Best maryland-made short, a prize for Best Short With a Budget Under $250, and an audience choice award. Submit today!


Best of Festival:  $500

Best Comedic Short: $200  

Best Animated Short: $200

Best Experimental Short: $200

Best Maryland-Made Short: $200

Best Film Under $250: $200

Audience Choice: $200



FRIDAY, June 22nd @ the JHU/MICA Film Centre. 10 East North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201.

SATURDAY, June 23rd @ the Parkway Theatre. 5 West North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201. The theatre is just across the street from the JHU/MICA Film Centre.